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Government's "Pedal Cyclist Road Safety Factsheet"

You may not want to read this factsheet (and who can blame you?) but it does provide a national breakdown of reported cyclist casualties and deaths between 2011 and 2016.  47 more words

Safety

Chris Froome wins Giro d’Italia to take place in cycling history

CHRIS FROOME has completed the slam of holding the three Grand Tours titles by taking victory in the Giro d’Italia. Froome held off lates attacks from rival Tom Dumoulin to secure the lead at the end penultimate day – and wrapped it up by coming home on the final procession stage. 12 more words

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May Goal in the Books

Once again I have met my Month Goal a bit early even though I had to take two days off the bike, saddle sore…OUCH!  Bought some DZNuts and seems to have done the trick…Thanks Dave Z! 59 more words

Cycling

Chris Froome wins Giro d’Italia to take place in cycling history

CHRIS FROOME has completed the slam of holding the three Grand Tours titles by taking victory in the Giro d’Italia. Froome held off lates attacks from rival Tom Dumoulin to secure the lead at the end penultimate day – and wrapped it up by coming home on the final procession stage. 12 more words

Froome wins Giro for 3rd straight Grand Tour victory

ROME — Chris Froome won the Giro d’Italia on Sunday to join cycling greats Eddy Merckx and Bernard Hinault with his third consecutive Grand Tour victory. 37 more words

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Wrapping up the riding

So that’s a wrap on the riding. We rode 65km round a chunk of Lake Constance (known here as the Bodensee) today, took a delicious, peaceful ferry ride part way and ended up back in Konstanz, where we are staying for two nights in a rather noisy hotel across the Rhine from a seriously cool bicycle street. 423 more words

Rolling Up The Rhine

200 km, 28°C, 6 Liter Flüssigkeit, 6 Bananen.

Gestern sind wir die RAC mit Trekkingrädern geradelt. Start an der Duisburger Schauinsland-Arena, den wunderbaren Ruhrtalradweg entlang, einmal kurz mit der Hardenstein Fähre die Seite gewechselt, bis Dortmund, die Hohensyburger Serpentinen erklommen, über den Emscherradweg, alten Erzbahntrassen, dem Ruhrradschnellweg, am BVB Tempel und der Schalke Arena vorbei, ein kurzer Blick auf Zeche Zollern und Zollverein zurück nach Duisburg. 99 more words

Cycling